O God, send forth your Holy Spirit
into my heart that I may perceive, into my mind
that I may remember, and into my soul
that I may meditate. Inspire me to speak with piety, holiness, tenderness and mercy. Teach, guide and direct my thoughts and senses from beginning to end. May your grace
ever help and correct me, and may I be strengthened now with wisdom
from on high, for the sake of your infinite mercy. Amen.
Saint Anthony of Padua
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O glorious St. Joseph,
to you God committed the care
of His only begotten Son
amid the many dangers of this world.
We come to you
and ask you to take under your special protection
the children God has given us.
Through holy baptism
they became children of God
and members of His holy Church.
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